The Fiddle and the Voice

A young duo’s quest to honor old-time mountain music

Food & Drink

Remembering a Country Ham Legend

Honoring the legacy of Samuel Wallace Edwards, Jr.

Home & Garden

Thomas Woltz: Wild By Design

Unlike many landscape architects, Thomas Woltz isn’t interested in imposing his will on nature. He’d rather let nature set the terms. In the process he’s turning heads and proving that ecology can be beautiful

7 Slideshow


Thomas Woltz’s Garden


Mountain Jam: FloydFest

An Americana music festival with Appalachian roots in Floyd, Virginia

12 Slideshow

Food & Drink

Up Close with Rappahannock River Oysters

Take a closer look at Chesapeake Bay bivalves


Ralph Stanley: Long Road to the Mountaintop

With one of the most distinctive voices ever recorded and a worldwide following, the bluegrass legend still calls the Virginia hills home

Fork in the Road

Richmond’s Roosevelt

The Roosevelt channels a Depression-era ethos into Southern riches

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A Tour of Elizabeth Locke’s Garden

Take a tour of jewelry designer Elizabeth Locke’s Virginia garden

City Portrait

The Star City’s New Shine

Forget what you think you know about Roanoke. These days the small city’s rising culture might just win you over

City Portrait

Exploring Roanoke, Virginia

The hot spots in the Star City

City Guides

Meet the Locals: Roanoke, Virginia

Residents giving this little city a big jolt of creative energy

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Arts & Culture

Welcome to Roanoke, Virginia

Take a closer look at the Star City

In the Garden

Shenandoah Gem

A Virginia jewelry designer’s multifaceted estate is a study in contrast

8 Slideshow

Arts & Culture

One of the Country’s Finest Gun Engravers

A closer look at the craftsmanship of one of Lisa Tomlin

The G&G Interview

Sissy Spacek Opens Up

The first-time author finds inspiration on her Virginia farm

Land & Conservation

Cathy Mayes: Marshall, Virginia

Chestnut Crusader

Land & Conservation

Peter Hatch: Charlottesville, Virginia

Jefferson’s Gardener


Charles Stick: The Path Less Taken

For the renowned Virginia designer Charles Stick, landscape architecture is much 
more than a profession. It’s a never-ending quest for beauty

City Portrait

City Portrait: Richmond, Virginia

A new current is rising in the Old South